C09 Stephanie Humphreys / Romy Wymer / Justyna Krzyżanowska & Chloë Bryce
The New Generation
Merchiston Concerts - Memorial Hall
Stephanie is a pupil at the City of Edinburgh Music School, having started to play the clarsach aged six. In 2019 she won the Harp Medal at the Edinburgh Competition Festival. She enjoys exploring a variety of musical styles in solo and ensemble work, and has been a regular member of na Clàrsairean for the past few years. Stephanie will play a range of traditional and contemporary music, from Scotland and beyond.
Romy is from The Netherlands and is now Glasgow based. Her music is rooted in traditional music from both Scotland and The Netherlands. In this concert she will play a suite of three compositions inspired by nature and history on the Cowal Peninsula in the West of Scotland. The pieces were composed in 2018 and 2019 following a short trip to the area.
Justyna Krzyżanowska and Chloë Bryce
As an emerging folk duo, Justyna from Poland via Stockholm and Chloë from Tain, Northern Scotland, share a drive to uncover and re-imagine obscure and powerful melodies from their native cultures and further afield. Their music exhibits intricate and innovative arranging and dynamic musicianship. The pair are currently based in Glasgow and are both actively engaged in the city's diverse music scene.
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